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Interactive activities, festivals, and garden concerts

The Getty Center is open today. Admission is free, no ticket required.The Getty Center is closed today.

The Getty Villa is open today. Admission is free, but an advance, timed-entry ticket is required.The Getty Villa is closed today.

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Saturday

AUG 24

11 am - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

Discover how the ancient Romans used the mighty papyrus plant to make paper and then write, roll, and seal your own message on papyrus for future generations.  Details 

Saturdays, Sundays

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

Investigate ancient Greek vase fragments to learn what they reveal about pottery shapes and decoration.  Details 

Sunday

SEP 15

11 am - 2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Harness the power of the sun to make one-of-a-kind photographic prints—called cyanotypes—by arranging flowers, leaves, letters, stencils and more on light sensitive fabric.  Details 

Sunday

SEP 22

11 am - 2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Harness the power of the sun to make one-of-a-kind photographic prints—called cyanotypes—by arranging flowers, leaves, letters, stencils and more on light sensitive fabric.  Details 

Sunday

SEP 29

2 pm

GETTY CENTER

Children's author Cornelia Funke reads her latest story of ghost William Dampier as he encounters an artistic world of shapes, colors, and materials at the Bauhaus.  Details 

Sunday

OCT 6

11 am - 2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Harness the power of the sun to make one-of-a-kind photographic prints—called cyanotypes—by arranging flowers, leaves, letters, stencils and more on light sensitive fabric.  Details